Juan Manuel Rey’s pop/Rock tendering comprises a collection of varied tracks marked by two common attributes – the artist’s superb vocality, and expert compositional instincts; a powerful, polished effort withal.’
To say this artist is proficient with the Latin pop/rock idiom is not enough – listen to tracks like ‘Era De Placer’ and ‘I Remember Very Well (Rare)’ to witness the delightful mayhem that issues forth when an expert sidesteps convention to conjure something new.’
‘Juan Manuel Rey’s insightful pop rocker is built around a subtle romantic notion – but its upbeat cadence and euphonic vocal tone strike a perfect balance.’
Juan Manuel Rey has mastered of one of the most entertaining and nuanced styles of pop/Rock entertainment we’ve come across in recent years, and his new single ‘Era De Placer’ and ‘Found My Guns’ why you’ll be hearing a lot more of him.
With undeniable vocal talent and fine-tuned production served straight up, Juan Manuel Rey is an artist that any pop/Rock music enthusiast will thoroughly enjoy. The success of his latest awarding-winning work has not gone unnoticed by the critics, with one recently writing: ‘To say this artist is proficient with the Latin pop/rock idiom is not enough – listen to tracks like ‘Found My Guns’ or ‘Egyptian’ to witness the delightful mayhem that issues forth when an expert sidesteps convention to conjure something new.’ Yet there’s something special about Juan Manuel Rey that sets him apart from other pop/Rock acts. In a musical generation characterized by manufactured pop acts, Juan Manuel Rey’s originality and sincerity do more than stand out. They reveal qualities that cannot be engineered in the studio. There’s also an unpretentious realness to this artist out of Buenos Aires, Argentina and judging by his growing fan base, he may be precisely what the new generation didn’t know it was missing. Independent reporter Blake Wright recently caught up with Juan Manuel Rey to get an inside look at this exciting new artist and to learn what he has in store for fans this year.
Working on various projects since the turn of the millennium, Juan Manuel Rey has released countless albums chalked full of solid pop rock.
His latest release, “Such a Hard Time,” has the essence of the Pop/Rock best years with its guitar-driven harmonies led Juan Manuel Rey rock vocals. It is just the latest in his long line of releases. From his debut, De Mares y Desiertos to Never Forgot. He’s impressed along the way. Having played everywhere in South America from Buenos Aires to San Luis. He’s even taken home Clouzine International Music Awards as well as Akademia Music Awards, and Global Music Awards